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Freshwater and Salmon Fisheries (Scotland) Act 1976

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Schedule 3Enactments to Which Section 7 Applies

Part I

Enactments to which subsection (1) applies

1In the Solway Act 1804

(a)section I (imposition of close time);

(b)section II (requirement to remove boats, etc.);

(c)section XI (selling fish out of season, and having fish in possession);

(d)section XV (regulation of size of mesh of nets).

2In the Tweed Fisheries Act 1857—

(a)section XLV (prohibition against use of any pout net or net during close season);

(b)section LXXII (requirement to return unclean fish to river);

(c)section LXXIV (prohibition against destruction of spawn or fry).

3In the Tweed Fisheries Amendment Act 1859—

(a)section VI (offence of fishing in close season);

(b)section X (offence of having in possession during close season salmon taken or caught in the river) ;

(c)section XI (boats, nets etc. to be removed in close season);

(d)section XIII (prohibits drawing or using in the river nets with mesh less than prescribed size).

4Section 3 of the Salmon Acts Amendment Act 1863 (export of unclean salmon, or salmon caught during certain times, prohibited).

5In the Salmon Fisheries (Scotland) Act 1868—

(a)section 15(1) (fishing for salmon in close season other than by rod and line);

(b)section 15(2) (fishing for salmon in weekly close time);

(c)section 15(4) (fishing for salmon with a net having a mesh contrary to any byelaw);

(d)section 20 (buying, selling, taking or possessing unclean or unseasonable salmon);

(e)section 21 (buying, selling, exposing for sale or having in possession salmon taken in close season);

(f)section 23 (boats, nets etc., to be removed in close season).

6In the Freshwater Fish (Scotland) Act 1902, section 1 (fishing for or having possession of trout in close season).

7In the Trout (Scotland) Act 1933, section 2 (purchase or sale of trout under 8" or between 1 September and 31 March).

8In the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries (Protection) (Scotland) Act 1951—

(a)section 2 (fishing for salmon and freshwater fish by illegal methods);

(b)paragraphs (b) and (c) of section 4 (prohibition against using poisons and electrical devices for destruction of fish);

(c)section 13 (fishing for salmon in weekly close time).

Part II

Enactments to which subsection (4) applies

9In the Solway Act 1804, section II (requirement to remove boats, etc.).

10In the Tweed Fisheries Amendment Act 1859, section XI (boats, nets, etc. to be removed in close season).

11In the Salmon Fisheries (Scotland) Act 1868, section 23 (boats, nets, etc. to be removed in close season).

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